Night 1 :
19 h30 pickup at the hotel. Transfer to railway station for a night train at 21h30 to Sapa. Overnight on train.
Day 1 : Sapa - Laochai - TaVan village ( 4hours trekking, 14 km, 2 villages. )(B,L,D)
06:00 - Arrive at Lao Cai train station. Welcome by your local guide and driver. Transfer to your Sapa for breakfast & relax. Take a jeep ride for the first part and go down hill to the valley. Cross Muong Hoa River to get to the other mountainside for 2 villages of the H'mong and the Dzay - LaoChai and TaVan village. Picnic lunch on the way. Dinner. Spend the night at hotel.
Day 2 : Sapa - Cat Cat village ( 2 hours trekking, 1 villages. ) ( night train ) (B,L,D)
Breakfast at the hotel. A walk to Catcat village to visit the H'mong, the hydroelectric power station built by French people and silver waterfall. Walk back to Sapa and free to explore the town. Dinner and overnight in Sapa
Day 3 : Sapa - Can Cau Market - Lao Cai Station
7h00 Transfer to CanCau market. It takes more than 2 hours to get to CanCau - a small market situated in a valley surrounded by mountains and only 7 km from China. The market deeply shows the typical cultural features of the minorities in remote mountainous areas in Vietnam. Further more, you can enjoy seeing boys and girls in colourful costumes - different colours of the mountains. They attend the market in the hope of finding "the other halves of their lifves" and this is also the time for them to chat, to exchange everything among different ethnic peoples through cups of wine sold in the market. Say goodbye to the market and transfer to Bac ha for visiting a village of the Flower H'mong ,after than drive to Lao Cai station for overnight train back Hanoi .Arrive at 5h30 and the end of the great trip.
tickets 2 ways (soft sleepers, aircondition cabin 04 berth - Dong A Express Train
- Tranport by bus Laocai - Sapa, Sapa - Laocai.
- Homestay Accomodation
- All meals as dedicated itineary
- Entrance fees to the villages.
- English speaking guide.
- Jeep go and back as timetable.
Drinks, Phone calls and other private expenses